The table below looks at the statistics for ABAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ABAP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ABAP
Rank 82 83 79
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing ABAP 11 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.73% 0.46% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.91% 1.29% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
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£425 £394 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £389 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £399 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £58.15 -
ABAP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
577 465 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 38.26% 35.42% 35.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 275 259
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £215 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 34 46
Average hourly rate £46.75 £21.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.61% -47.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £11.25 £20.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £36.50 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

ABAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ABAP across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ABAP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

ABAP
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ABAP across the Surrey region.

ABAP Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

ABAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ABAP across the Surrey region.

ABAP Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

ABAP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ABAP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines -2 7 £450 +14.28% 1
Egham - - - -
ABAP
South East

ABAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing ABAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ABAP.

1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (41.67%) CRM
3 4 (33.33%) SAP CRM
4 3 (25.00%) BAPI
4 3 (25.00%) SAP XI
4 3 (25.00%) Adobe
4 3 (25.00%) SAPscript
4 3 (25.00%) SAP ALE
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (16.67%) SAP Basis
5 2 (16.67%) SAP Portal
5 2 (16.67%) NetWeaver
5 2 (16.67%) SAP Smart Forms
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
6 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
6 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
6 1 (8.33%) Workflow
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
6 1 (8.33%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (8.33%) Linux
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) CA Wily

ABAP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing ABAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ABAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) NetWeaver
1 2 (16.67%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) SAP CRM
2 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (8.33%) SAP FI-CA
2 1 (8.33%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) ABAP Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) SAP Developer
2 3 (25.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) CRM Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) NetWeaver Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SAP CRM Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Business Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Business Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) BAPI
1 3 (25.00%) SAP XI
1 3 (25.00%) SAP ALE
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Basis
2 2 (16.67%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Business Workflow
3 1 (8.33%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SAPscript
2 1 (8.33%) Java
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
1 1 (8.33%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle